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Gov’t unconcerned by Kem Sokha ‘release’ bill tabled in US Senate

Publication date 23 May 2019 | 09:39 | ICT

The government was unconcerned by a bill put to the US Senate last week that demands the “release” of Kem Sokha, the president of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), its spokesman told The Post on Wednesday.



  • Court grills ex-CNRP officials

    Publication date 22 May 2019 | 07:54 | ICT

    The Battambang provincial court on Tuesday continued to question the remaining four local officials of the former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP).

  • Further ex-CNRP called for questioning

    Publication date 20 May 2019 | 09:11 | ICT

    Thirty-five former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) members and activists in Battambang province have now been called for questioning regarding the alleged violation of a Supreme Court ruling that saw their party dissolved.

  • NEC announces local elections set for May 26

    Publication date 20 May 2019 | 08:32 | ICT

    The National Election Committee (NEC) has announced that the upcoming third mandate municipal, provincial, town and district council elections will be held on May 26.

  • Six CNRP members grilled

    Publication date 10 May 2019 | 09:59 | ICT

    Prominent former O’Char commune chief Sin Rozeth and five other former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) local officials were grilled by Battambang provincial court on Thursday on whether they had violated the Supreme Court ruli

  • PM: Warn the public against ‘Sam Rainsy colour revolution’

    Publication date 10 May 2019 | 08:52 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday issued a directive to national working groups to educate and inform the public across the country to avoid any actions intended to topple the legitimate government through a “Sam Rainsy colour revol

  • Battambang CNRP five questioned over Supreme Court ‘violation’

    Publication date 09 May 2019 | 10:06 | ICT

    Five of the 26 former members of the court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) in Battambang province who were called before the provincial court was questioned by the prosecutor on Wednesday.

  • Battambang CNRP protest five face court

    Publication date 08 May 2019 | 09:18 | ICT

    The five former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) members who faced legal action for taking part in last year’s “Clean Finger” campaign are among the 25 now summoned for questioning for “violating the Supreme Court ruling” that

  • Kem Sokha’s lawyers request case be closed

    Publication date 07 May 2019 | 08:50 | ICT

    Chan Chen, a lawyer for Kem Sokha, who is currently on bail awaiting trial for treason, told local media on Sunday that his client’s legal team will request that the Phnom Penh Municipal Court investigating judge close his case as n

  • Supreme Court hears CNRP activist’s bail request

    Publication date 07 May 2019 | 08:40 | ICT

    The Supreme Court held a hearing on Monday to review the case of former CNRP Svay Rieng provincial committee head Kong Mas, who was detained on January 19 in Phnom Penh for posting content on social media insulting Prime Minister Hu

  • Eight CNRP officials summoned

    Publication date 06 May 2019 | 13:42 | ICT

    Another eight Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) officials received summonses from the Battambang provincial court over the weekend for allegedly violating the Supreme Court ruling that saw the party dissolved.